'''Astrology''' is the study of the movements and relative positions of celestial objects as a means for divination|divining
information about human affairs and terrestrial events.
Astrology has been dated to at least the 2nd millennium BCE
, and has its roots in Calendrical calculation|calendrical
systems used to predict seasonal shifts and to interpret celestial cycles as signs of divine communications.
Many cultures have attached importance to astronomical events, and some – such as the Hindu astrology|Indians
, Chinese astrology|Chinese
, and Maya civilization|Maya
– developed elaborate systems for...